Education Careers at a Glance

Employment and Average Salary in Education Careers

  • 0 Employed Nationwide
  • $0 Annual Mean Salary

Number of Degrees in Education

  • Bachelor's
  • Master's
  • Doctoral

Job Boards

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College Navigator did not have acceptance rate figures for all of the colleges on our list. We did not, however, want to penalize those colleges without data.

  1. The Chronicle of Higher Education
    HigherEd Jobs
    School Spring
    Education America Network
    Education Week - Top School Jobs
    EdJoin Org
    Academic Careers Online
    ASCD Job Ramp- A Careers Site for Educators
    AcademicKeys - Higher Education Jobs

Professional Organizations

  1. U.S. Department of Education

    U.S. Department of Education

    ED's mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access.

  2. National Education Association

    National Education Association

    The NEA, the nation's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education.

  3. Institute for Higher Education Policy

    Institute for Higher Education Policy

    This group is committed to improving college access and success in higher education for all students—with a special focus on under-served populations—by providing timely research to inform public policy decisions.

  4. Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

    Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

    This group is a global leader in developing and delivering innovative programs, products, and services that empower educators to support the success of each learner and provides advice for professional development, capacity building, and educational leadership …

  5. American Federation of Teachers

    American Federation of Teachers

    This organization is committed to advancing high quality public education, economics opportunities, and public educational services to the students and families of their communities.

  6. American Association for Adult and Continuing Education

    American Association for Adult and Continuing Education

    This group is committed to providing leadership for the field of adult and continuing education by expanding opportunities for adult growth and development; unifying adult educators; practicing dissemination of theory, research, information, and best practices …

  7. Association for Continuing Higher Education

    Association for Continuing Higher Education

    This is a group committed to promoting excellence in higher education.

  8. The Adult Higher Education Alliance

    The Adult Higher Education Alliance

    This is an association of people from across the world that are engaged in learning, sharing, reflection and discussion.

  9. The National Association for the Education of Young Children

    The National Association for the Education of Young Children

    The goal of this association is to lead and consolidate the efforts of individuals and groups working to achieve healthy development and constructive education for all young children.

  10. Teach for America

    Teach for America

    The goal of this group is to educate and successfully prepare students for college and professional lives in low income neighborhoods across the country

Calendar of Events

  1. conference

    2014 Information Fluency Conference

    Feb 26-27: Explore how being immersed in a media rich environment has changed our perception and navigation of the world.

  2. conference

    The 61st Annual Northeast Conference

    March 27-30: Discover new ways of sustaining your language program, your students, and the newest teachers in our field.

  3. conference

    The Teaching Professor Conference

    May 30-June 1: For those who are passionate about the art and science of teaching, The Teaching Professor Conference is a three-day event dedicated to excellence in pedagogy …

  4. conference

    The International Conference on E-Learning in the Work Place

    June 11-13: ICELW works to improve online learning so that it makes a measurable difference in workplace performance and morale.

Social Networks

  1. International Association of Academic Professionals

    This organization's mission is to provide the promotion, development and support needed for academic professionals to become dynamic, flexible, and successful everywhere they work.

  2. Higher Education Teaching and Learning

    Composed of members in all disciplines, functions, and levels within higher education, this group is aimed at advancing the scholarship and practice of higher education teaching and learning.

  3. Teachers Lounge

    Composed of teachers and educators across the world, this group is an outlet where educators share the ins and outs of teaching.

  4. Working in Higher Education

    The Guardian Higher Education Network strives to be a place where higher education professionals can talk to one other, get advice and insight from peers and industry experts and deal with the challenges that face the whole sector.

  5. The Teaching Professor

    The Teaching Professor showcases the best strategies supported by the latest research for effective teaching in the college classroom.


    EDUCAUSE is a nonprofit association and one of the largest and most significant community of IT leaders and professionals committed to advancing higher education.

  7. Higher Education Management

    Made up of management professionals working in the higher education industry, this group seeks to offer members a space for thoughtful and civilized discussion and networking in the education field.

  8. E-Learning 2.0

    This group serves online education community with the latest news, instructional design techniques and technologies of eLearning.

  9. Inside Higher Ed

    This group was designed as a gathering and meeting place for readers and fans of Inside Higher Ed, the free daily online publication about higher education.

  10. Education

    This community is a communication hub for teachers, parents, and students.

  11. Education

    Community in which users can discuss topics related to education.

Licensure Information

  1. Earn a degree.

    Earn a bachelor's degree in education or a specific subject, such as mathematics or English.

  2. Complete training.

    Complete a teacher preparation program. Requirements for these programs vary by state.

  3. Earn certification/licensure.

    Pass a general teaching certification test, as well as an exam in the subject they wish to teach.

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